Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 16 mi east of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USA, on 10 Oct 12:28 am (GMT -10) -

Mag. 2.3 earthquake  - 16 mi east of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USA, on 10 Oct 12:28 am (GMT -10)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 1 km depth

10 Oct 10:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
10 Oct 10:35: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 2.3.
Date & time: 10 Oct 2020 10:28:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 10 Oct 12:28 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 1.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.44883°N / 155.61816°W (Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mauna Loa (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) E of Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) ESE of Holualoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 8,540) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNE of Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
7702 km (4786 mi) W of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
7702 km (4786 mi) W of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 18.4°C (65 F), humidity: 45%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.31.4 km25 Km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USAUSGS
M 2.31 kmIsland Of Hawaii, Hawaii, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
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Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 16 mi east of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USA, on 10 Oct 12:28 am (GMT -10)
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